7 Reasons To Visit Gulf County Florida This Fall Or Winter

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gulf County Florida. All opinions are 100% mine. As a child I was able to take a vacation for one glorious week every year to the beautiful state of Florida. I grew to look forward to those trips each year, creating a calendar countdown […]

Why Brisbane is the Perfect Holiday Destination & Residential Area

Brisbane is the state capital of Queensland as well as the third biggest city of Australia. Exploring this beautiful city to see endless of interesting things is absolutely a great idea. Apparently, it is one of the must-visit places in Australia. When planning to take a vacation with your family or friends, you may choose […]

Cruising the Coral Sea

The Coral Sea is a remote and beautiful region of the world. Filled with reefs and islets, it is home to rare wildlife and world famous attractions like the Great Barrier Reef. Although most of the islands in the Coral Sea are small and uninhabited, the larger islands surrounding the sea are some of the […]

Avoid These Common Mistakes When Planning A Dream Vacation

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Chase Ultimate Rewards. All opinions are 100% mine. Planning a dream vacation can be both exciting and stressful! You want everything to be perfect and you also don’t want to bust the budget with your trip. Make sure to read up on these common mistakes […]

That Time I Ended Up In A Hooker Hotel…

Last year I found myself getting dropped off by a cab at a sketchy looking hotel in Queens, New York. I had my hands full with two large suitcases and a duffel bag along with my purse. By the time I turned around in the dark night to tell the cab driver not to leave […]

How to Plan A Family Road Trip That The Whole Family Will Enjoy!

Planning a road trip that caters for the needs and desires of every individual in your family is undoubtedly tricky. There are going to be at least two generations and several different age groups on board, so is it really possible to please everybody? We definitely think so, and what’s more, we often see families […]

Eden Prairie Minnesota Ice Castles Photos {+Ticket Giveaway!}

Last week we visited the Minnesota ice castles in Eden Prairie, MN. They were amazing and majestic and the perfect family outing. We had so much fun and if you live anywhere near Eden Prairie (it was a 3.5 hour drive for us and totally worth it) then you should really make an effort to […]

Travel Hacks You Will Wish You Knew Years Ago! + Trip Giveaway!

This post brought to you by Atlantic Luggage. The content and opinions expressed below are that of http://musthavemom.com/. -That pill container is good for more than just pills! Use it to store your earrings, necklaces and rings so they don’t get tangled up in your suitcase. -Use a shower cap to cover the bottoms of […]

Tips To Save Money On Family Vacations

This is a sponsored giveaway with Mums the Word Network and RCI.com. All opinions are my own. Planning a vacation can get costly in a hurry. I would LOVE to travel with our family as our kids get a little older but the expense often holds me back. What’s holding you back from traveling? If […]

Things You Have to Prepare Before Traveling with Kids

As any parent knows, traveling with kids can be hard work, especially if you are embarking on a long journey. However, with a little planning it is possible to transform a potentially difficult situation into a pleasure. Here are a few top tips that you can use to make the experience fun. Planning for napsIt […]

Travel Games For Kids + Tips For Car Travel With Kids {+ Magnetic Travel Set Giveaway!}

Traveling with kids can be an arduous process. With Summer just around the corner and many families busy planning road trips or travel to the cabin, I’m sharing my must have tips for car travel with kids. We have four kids and have done many family road trips and our kids travel very well. In […]

Where To Go For A Tropical Vacation No Passport or Foreign Money Required

This post brought to you by Puerto Rico, The All-Star Island. All opinions are 100% mine. I need a vacation. Desperately! I can usually handle four kids, a house to clean, meals to cook, errands to run, a blog to manage, articles to write, etc, etc, etc pretty well but after having snow for EIGHT […]

5 Reasons To Visit Gulf County, Florida

This post brought to you by Gulf County, Florida. All opinions are 100% mine. When I was growing up my parents took us to Florida once a year. We would drive from Minnesota to Florida and stay for one heavenly week. Leaving behind us the snow and frigid temps in exchange for palm trees and […]

Tips For Hosting Holiday Guests {+ Hampton Hotel Free Night Stay Giveaway!}

Do you have holiday guests coming to stay this week? Are you all set for their arrival? I can tell you what MY guest room looks like right now. A little like Santa’s workshop! It’s piled high with hidden away presents tucked behind the doors so no one can see. My gifts are all waiting […]

Polly Pocket is the Perfect Toy for Summer Travel! { + Buy It Right Here On My Site!}

If you follow my blog then you know that we love Polly Pocket. I have posted about our love of Polly Pocket toys on multiple occasions. One of the reasons we love them so much is that they are small and portable. We are always on the go in the Summer, whether we are at […]

Travel Destination! Visit Omaha’s Top Attractions! {+ HUGE Omaha Giveaway Package Tickets & More!}

*This post is brought to you by Visit Omaha. I was compensated for my time, all text and opinions are 100% my own. I have not had the pleasure of visiting Omaha but I have heard SO many wonderful things about it! My sister in law just visited there a month ago and had a […]

Proud To Be A Wet Ones Ambassador!

As a Mom of three young children I often find myself in sticky situations. Whether we are out shopping and Carson makes a mess with his snack or the kids are touching something covered in germs, I always have Wet Ones in my purse or diaper bag and find them to be a “must have” […]


I had the opportunity to host my very own HERSHEY’S CAMP BONDFIRE BLOCK PARTY BBQ featuring the iconic Hershey’s S’mores! Since we live in the country on ten beautiful acres of land we don’t have a plethora of neighbors to invite over for a block party. We decided to put a spin on it and […]